Shanna Green Benjamin

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Crepuscule with Nellie:  Black Feminist Foundations of African American Literary History - a talk by Shanna Green Benjamin.  Shanna Greene Benjamin, Professor of English at Grinnell College, is a literary critic and biographer who studies the literature and lives of black women. She has published on African American literature and black women’s literary history in MELUS, African American Review, a/b, Studies in American Fiction, and PMLA. Prof. Benjamin’s biography of Nellie Y. McKay is forthcoming from the University of North Carolina Press.

Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Memorial Hall, 108
Memorial Hall, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA

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Academics, College of Arts and Sciences, Community, Lectures and Programs





free and open to the public

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